Physical abuse before pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2005

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,210 7,645 3.9 2.9 - 4.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,091 3,014 2.8 1.6 - 4.1
Non-Hispanic Black 399 2,159 7.5 4.1 - 11.0
Non-Hispanic Other 184 251 1.7 0.0 - 3.8
Hispanic 536 2,221 4.8 2.5 - 7.1
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 151 810 5.9 1.8 - 10.0
20-24 years old 424 2,370 6.2 3.2 - 9.2
25-34 years old 1,149 4,011 3.9 2.5 - 5.3
35 years old or more 486 454 1.1 0.0 - 2.2
Education
Less than high school 374 2,359 7.0 3.7 - 10.3
High school graduate 585 1,927 3.7 1.8 - 5.6
More than high school 1,234 3,359 3.1 1.9 - 4.3
Marital Status
Married 1,359 1,909 1.5 0.7 - 2.3
Not Married 851 5,735 8.0 5.7 - 10.4
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,203 2,184 2.1 1.1 - 3.0
On Medicaid 1,007 5,460 6.1 4.2 - 8.0

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.